On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1843

Historical Events

The Day an Alligator Fell from the Sky

An alligator falls from sky during a thunderstorm in Charleston, South Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Hahnemann, German physician, originator of homeopathy, dies at 88
1843 Highlights

About July 2, 1843

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer